IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


1941 : 4 1942 : 4

A total of 8 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
30 Oct 41 Wapiti IIA K1269 Flt Lt Eric SPRAWSON
4 CD Flt I crashed Drigh Rd 30 Oct 41
07 Nov 41 Wapiti IIA K2276
4 CD Flt I crashed Drigh Rd 7 Nov 41
30 Dec 41 Wapiti IIA
4 CD Flt I Dest by Jap Air Raid (Part of four ac dest)
30 Dec 41 Wapiti IIA
4 CD Flt I Dest by Jap Air Raid (Part of four ac dest)
16 Mar 42 Wapiti IIA K1270 Plt Offr M M Sakhare
Click to View Record 4 CD Flt I uc collapsed on hvy ldg 16-3-42SOC 6 Apr 42
25 Mar 42 Wapiti IIA K2277 Flt Lt David Laurance SMALL
Plt Offr Mukerjee
4 CD Flt I Bulsherry Island - Diamond Harbour Obs Plt Offr Mu
28 Mar 42 Wapiti V J9742 Plt Offr M M Sakhare
Click to View Record 4 CD Flt I Miranshah 1937, Miranshah 39 Kohat 41, Ditched 28
30 May 42 Lysander II L4808 Plt Offr S A JOSEPH
AC1 Ernest FOXALL +
Click to View Record 4 CD Flt I Took off in Coarse pitch while taking delivery - c

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